2019 Great Bear Run | Boston

Great Bear Run

Great Bear Run
Date May 19, 2019
Distance 5k
Course Type Road

Race Information

The Great Bear Run is a series of races run in the middle of May. The GBR was created by the Needham Track Club back in 1990! The celebrated it’s 26th year in 2016 and had participants ranging in age from 11 months to 83 years old! Proceeds from the race are used to support Prostate Cancer Research.

Related Events

Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following Needham Bank Grand Prix Series events.

Great Bear Run May 19, 2019 Road 5k
Jog Your Memory 5K Sep 15, 2019 Road 5k
4 BIGGSteps 5K Nov (TBD), 2019 Road 5k

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